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Web Cube Customers Go Green

Happy Earth Day from Web Cube! In celebration of Earth Day, we would like to shine a spotlight on some of our most "earth-friendly" customers. These brands consciously practice sustainability and ecological integrity in the manufacturing of each one of their products. Here's how:

Manduka: Eco-friendly yoga brand Manduka utilizes natural, recyclable, sustainable and biodegradable materials in the manufacturing of all their yoga products. Their company was founded on the practice of eco-responsibility and a general respect for all living things.

IPATH: Skateboarding footwear brand IPATH manufactures their shoes with water based glues, soy inks, organic cotton, hemp, canvas, and other eco-friendly materials. IPATH has made it their company mission to respect the earth and reduce waste.

Royal Hawaiian Orchards: Based in Hilo, Hawaii, Royal Hawaiian fosters a strong cultural respect for the natural resources of the Hawaiian islands. Royal Hawaiian practices sustainability at their orchards through their planting, growing and harvesting processes. Additionally, all leftover parts of the macadamia nuts are recycled into fertile compost or energy.

Sojourn Beauty: Unique hair product company Sojourn is committed to ecological integrity, and creates hair products that are biodegradable and sulfate free.

Keep A Breast Launches International Websites on Web Cube

The Keep A Breast Foundation, the leading youth-focused, global nonprofit breast cancer organization, has launched multiple international websites on Web Cube. Keep A Breast selected Web Cube as their platform of choice to launch international sites in the U.S., Canada, Europe, and Japan.

As a nonprofit focused on international breast cancer awareness, prevention, and education, Keep A Breast needed a powerful, dynamic site that could house over 500 pages of informational content while remaining easy to navigate for users. Keep A Breast chose the Web Cube platform because of its built-in scalability, efficiency, and internationalization tools.

The new Keep-A-Breast.org leverages Web Cube’s robust CMS features including blog, news, press, calendar, FAQ, media room, video gallery, and custom pages to communicate the nonprofit’s mission and story. Keep A Breast also utilized Web Cube’s deep social media integration and advanced CTA and marketing features to enable users to easily donate, volunteer, and share informational content across all social media platforms.

“Keep A Breast needed their site to be the ‘ultimate prevention destination’ for anyone seeking information about breast cancer,” says Aaron Cuker, CEO of Web Cube. “Through Web Cube, Keep A Breast has quickly taken their cause global by efficiently deploying and managing different international instances of the site on one integrated platform. Web Cube has made it easier for users to join the Keep A Breast community, whether it’s through donating, volunteering, becoming a member, or spreading the word.”

Web Cube/Avalara Integration Empowers Rip Curl E-commerce

When international surf brand Rip Curl needed a new North America E-Commerce platform that would strengthen their U.S. sales operations and showcase their new product line, they turned to Web Cube. Due to complexities like the company's presence in multiple U.S. states, the project needed a powerful, proven tax management solution. Avalara tax management services were integrated into the Web Cube E-Commerce system to provide accurate, real-time end-to-end sales tax compliance.

Join our webinar on February 16th with Web Cube Technology Director Nikolaj Baer to learn about how the Rip Curl E-commerce tax implementation with our partner Avalara provided a seamless shopping experience and reliable, compliant sales tax calculations.

Manduka Strikes the Perfect Balance

Leading yoga brand Manduka has found a way to leverage Web Cube's extensive e-commerce features to strike the perfect balance between form and function. Knowing that Web Cube merchandising pages can be a great way to to dress up seasonal or special product promotions, they created a custom page at http://www.manduka.com/us/lyrics/ to introduce the new Lyrics line, their first ever artist inspired collection.

Web Cube's robust e e-commerce functionality allows for quick and easy creation of unique merchandising pages with customizable URLs, special product merchandising, promotion-specific banners, and custom SEO tags. Web Cube clients can create seasonal or collection-based campaigns at a low cost and high ROI. Web Cube empowers clients like Manduka to offer customers custom promotions that engage and inspire.

The Beauty of Mobile

Sojourn is a new high-quality hair care line from Elan Sassoon, the son of hair icon Vidal Sassoon. The company recently leveraged Web Cube CMS to develop a new website to showcase the line of salon-only products. Web Cube is the ideal platform for building websites that look great on mobile devices, including the iPad - learn more about how to tap into the power of mobile at http://www.webcubecms.com/products/mobile/.

Quiksilver Go Wins Web Marketing Award

Quiksilver Go wins the Web Marketing Association's 2009 Sports Standard of Excellence Award for Outstanding Achievement in Web Development. Check out the details here. Quiksilver Go uses Web Cube's Video and Photo features. The website also taps into Web Cube's full-frame flash ready components to deliver a cinematic user experience on the front end.

New Vix Site Built With Web Cube

The new Vix Swimwear site was unveiled on July 1st to rave reviews and impressive numbers. The new enterprise-level e-commerce site includes high level features like 1-page checkout, product grouping, easy product merchandising, easy coupon generation, and back order management. Check out the style and substance here.